Education and Citizenship in the Knowledge Society – Towards the Comparative Study of National Systems of Education

Publication year: 2008

Hrvoje Kap

This paper proposes that education systems can be studied in relation to the welfare state and knowledge society in the global age through discussing the aims of education in relation to core values of social citizenship, reviewing comparative studies on the issue, and investigating inherent limits and possibilities with such studies.

Working Paper 2008 no.10

Publication year: 2008

Hrvoje Kap

This paper proposes that education systems can be studied in relation to the welfare state and knowledge society in the global age through discussing the aims of education in relation to core values of social citizenship, reviewing comparative studies on the issue, and investigating inherent limits and possibilities with such studies.

Working Paper 2008 no.10